18 April 2007

Garifuna Community News

Many thanks to CAC editor, Cheryl Noralez, for passing this along:

View photos from the 3rd Annual Garifuna Community Forum

Garifuna-American Jounalist column on Don Imus ran on the front page of the State Journal-Register here in Springfield.

Celebrating the Bi-Centenary Anniversary of Garifuna People

Andy Palacio: Taking Garifuna Culture to the World
"The Garifuna Peoples are original blacks who lived in the Caribbean before the arrival of Columbus. They were banished to Central America by the British two hundred and ten years ago for their violent resistance to occupation by Europeans in the Windward & Leeward islands."

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